Vanderbilt Political Review

Chris Christie’s Trump Endorsement Shows the GOP’s Ideological State of Emergency

Hamzah Raza

February 28, 2016

Governor Chris Christie’s endorsement of Donald Trump was appalling to say the least. Chris Christie went from the moderate, supposed “Republican in Name Only,” representing a segment of the Republican Party that was sup...

What Happened to Rand Paul?

Hamzah Raza

October 10, 2015

  Let us rewind one year and walk in the steps of Rand Paul. Rand Paul was the Republican base’s top candidate for 2016, winning the Conservative Political Action Conference(CPAC) straw poll 3 years in a row. He was the candidate...

The GOP Needs Hispanic Voters to Win

Hamzah Raza

September 20, 2015

On November 7th, 2012, I remember sitting in my living room, getting in the daily dose of the news before it was time to leave for school. I was in 11th grade at the time and the election between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney...

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